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New Music: Ray J – “Famous” (feat. Chris Brown) (Kim K Diss)


Seems like rapper Ray J has no sympathy for Kanye being hospitalized. After being shown in Kanye West’s “Famous” music video a few months back, Ray J has responded back with a “Famous” track of his own. The new song is featuring Chris Brown, who was also shown in Kanye West’s “Famous” music video.

Ray J also threw some shade at Kim Kardashian and her whole family. Ray J said,

“Look at the family, they walk around proud/All because she had my dick in her mouth.”

After more lyrics towards the West/Kardashian family Ray J ended his song saying,

“I got me a baddass wife and I’m happy now.”

This new song will be on Ray J’s upcoming album Raydemption. Listen to it now.

Lil Yachty Explains Why He Didn’t Vote


The fact that Donald Trump won the 2016 presidential election is still unbelievable, especially after Kanye West admitted he didn’t vote. Kanye also said, if he did vote he would of voted for the Republican candidate.

Another Hip Hop figure, Lil Yachty announced that he didn’t vote during his interview with Big Boy on Real 92.3. Lil Yachty was an early supporter of Bernie Sanders. Yachty was also against his fans writing his own name for the office of presidency. Other popular write-ins included Harambe and Hennessy.

“I’ve had a lot going on this year,” he says. “I’ve barely been at home able to get registered to vote. I’ve been using my voice to push the youth and let them know how serious it is to vote because a lot of the youth took it as a joke.”

Although, Lil Yachty didn’t make it to vote, because he wasn’t registared the rapper expressed it won’t happen again.

Snoop Dogg Is As Confused By Kanye West’s Behavior As Everyone Else


Kanye West has officially lost his mind, even rapper Snoop Dogg agrees. Snoop Dogg had an hilarious reaction to Kanye West’s recent rant in Sacramento over the weekend. Kanye West lashed out at Beyonce, Jay Z, and many others before ending his concert. While Kanye was on stage selling out, Snoop Dogg had some words of his own to say,

“This nigga onstage … this nigga crazier than the shit I got on my head. That nigga crazy. I thought he was supposed to be doin’ a show. I can’t believe he still talking. He picked the wrong night to vent like that. Them Sacramento niggas ain’t feeling that shit.”

“He should have had a bunch of weird muthafuckas like you when he was talking that weird-ass shit. That’s just my thought. I smoke weed. Weed don’t make you do that. What the fuck is he on?”

Lil’ Kim Honored With Ween Icon Award


Lil’ Kim is the new q-Ween B on the block. On Wednesday the rapper was honored as a WEEN icon, during the 6th annual WEEN(Women in Entertainment Empowerment) Awards.

After Lil’ Kim received her reward she said,

“I love you so much for even making the decision,” said Kim while accepting the award. “Everyone who’s behind the decision to give me this award. I was excited from the moment I heard about it. I do this for my fans because they love me unconditionally. It’s just a blessing to this day.”

During her speech, Kim made it a point to congratulate Teyana Taylor. In tears, Teyana Taylor accepted her WEEN mission Award.

Other honorees included Meagan Good, music executive Ethiopia Habtemariam, actress Yara Shahidi, Teen Vogue editor Elaine Weltheroth, executive Dia Simms, and Geneva Reed-Veal, the mother of Sandra Bland.

American Music Awards: DJ Khaled to Perform “Do You Mind”


DJ Khaled just keeps getting better, and better. The rapper has been picked the join the list of performers to perform at this year’s American Music Awards. The rapper is set to perform his hit song “Do You Mind,” from his album Major Key. Other music artist like, Nicki Minaj, August Alsina, Future and Rick Ross will join DJ Khaled onstage for the performance.

The American Music Awards will broadcast live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday at 8 p.m.

Janet Jackson To Honor Michael Jackson With Baby Name


The King of Pop has not been forgotten. Janet Jackson will be honoring her late brother, Michael Jackson with the birth of her first child. According to E! News, the baby will “have something to do with Michael Jackson.”

It was also said that, Janet’s baby is “due very, very soon.” Back in April, Janet postponed her “Unbreakable World Tour” to start her family. The sex of the baby and the due date is still unknown to the public.

However, there’s been some concerns about Janet’s health while she’s been pregnant. The 50-year-old singer has not been experiencing any complications. We’re wishing Janet the best throughout the rest of her pregnancy.

Rapper Jeezy Discusses Homophobia in Hip-Hop with Larry King


Rapper and entrepreneur, Young Jeezy sat down with Larry King in an interview to discuss different topics in the Hip-Hop world. One of those topics being “homophobia.”

While, openly gay artists like Young M.A. is currently one of the most “popular” rappers right now representing the LGBTQ community. Young Jeezy believes that culture has a long way to go, before Hip Hop can embrace any gay artist.

Young Jeezy said,

“I guess culture-wise it just doesn’t match with it, what hip-hop represents. You know, hip-hop is about being tough and just really being dominant and just being individual with it.”


Chaka Khan Joins The VH1 Divas Lineup


It’s been revealed that the legendary, Chaka Khan has joined the line-up to perform at “VH1 Divas: Unsilent Night.”  This performance will make Chaka Khan fourth appearance on the show. Speaking in a statement, she said

“I am absolutely thrilled to be involved with another VH1 Divas event. My past experiences have been so enjoyable, and I’m sure this year’s festive flair will make the evening particularly special.”

First, it was announced that Mariah Carey would perform, than Patti Labelle, and we also found out this week that Teyana Taylor will be taking the stage come December 5th.

More performers will be announced in the upcoming weeks, however “VH1 Divas: Unsilent Night” will air December 5th at 9pm on VH1.